Daily Announcements

Daily Announcements – Thursday, October 14, 2021

This is Girls Volleyball’s  last week of regular season and both our games are at home  Tuesday night against Lake Beuna Vista High JV at 6 and Varsity at 730.  Then Thursday is our Senior night against Forest Lake Academy - we have 8 seniors leaving us this year:  Cassidy Palmer, Jena Japak, Chassity Rosario, Emily Harriss, Juliette Rodriguez, Eliza Galvo-Garcia, Abiyona Hall, and Madeline Holmes.  Senior Night festivities will start immediately after the JV game at 6 then we will proceed into the playing of the Varsity game.  Come out on Tuesday and Thursday this week to support your Girls Volleyball team.

 

News from FFA:  On October 12th our FFA Chapter was able to compete in the Forestry CDE District Competition. We had 2 teams attend and our Team A got 3rd place in Districts! We are so proud of our members and everyone who competed. Congratulations to the following students:

Team A - Jana Sankar, Damian Alvarez, Deandra Garrett, and Kenzi Eckart

Team B - Arin Brand, Ali Thomas, Christine Narvaez and Kane Eckart

 

Wekiva High School Freshman Hayden Scalise came in FIRST out of 10 in Student Congressional Debate chamber B last night. It was Hayden's first ever high school tournament, and he knocked it out of the park!  Wekiva's Aubrey Pugh finished 5th out of 13 in Chamber A. It was Aubrey's first tournament.  Wekiva's Daniel Newell finished 5th out of 9 in the Varsity Chamber.

Wekiva senior debater Niketas Delgato judged the Middle School debate chamber. We thank Niketas for his service.  Last night's tournament was FCDI's biggest ever with 361 students from 51 schools.  Congratulations again to Wekiva's Hayden Scalise! 

 

2021 SWIMMING METRO HIGHLIGHTS: 

Girls (all personal bests)

50 Freestyle - Juviah Lara 

500 Freestyle - Ashley Krupa

200 Free Relay - Ana Romannacce, Mackenzie Hiner, Oshyn Russell, Ashley Krupa

100 Breaststroke - Ema Thomas

100 Breaststroke - Maddie Byrd

 

Boys (all personal bests)

200 Medley Relay - Aiden Schneff, Alex Runnells, Blake Stieger, Paolo Villanueva

200 Freestyle - Holden Putnam

200 Individual Medley - Aiden Schneff

50 Freestyle - Blake Stieger

50 Freestyle - Paolo Villanueva

100 Freestyle - Blake Stieger

200 Freestyle Relay - Paolo Villanueva, Alex Runnells, Aiden Schneff, Blake Stieger

100 Backstroke - Zachary Reisinger

100 Breaststroke - Andrew Jernegan

400 Freestyle Relay - Matthew Scheffer, Holden Powell, Zachary Reisinger, Andrew Jernegan

 

 

Spanish NHS will meet on Thursday, October 14th at 2:30pm in Room 563. ¡Hasta luego!

 

We have exciting news 🙂! Our Cheer team is having a cheer clinic on Oct 12th and 14th, and Tryouts on the 18th. All times are from 3pm - 5pm. Girls must attend both clinics to be able to Tryout on the 18th. They can see Coach Woods or Coach Owens in room 605 for more information. 

 

Attention boys interested in playing soccer. We will be having a meeting on Tuesday October 12th after school in room 627 to help with eligibility. Tryouts are Monday and Tuesday October 18th and 19th at 3pm. You must be cleared in order to play. If you have any questions please see Chef M or email Coach Glick.

 

Attention All Girls interested in playing Girls' Basketball this year there will be try-outs on Monday, October 25 (5:00pm - 7:30pm). Please arrange transportation prior to try-outs and submit all necessary paperwork to Mr. Berg in Room #408. If you have any questions or concerns, please see Coach Butts in Room #548. 

 

All seniors who are planning to attend college (or considering college) should complete the financial aid application for college called the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) in October of 2021.

Complete the FAFSA at: fafsa.gov

 

- Complete the FAFSA for 2022-2023.

 

- If you are eligible for grant $ (free $ for college) and wait to complete the FAFSA, some of the $ may be gone. State grant $ can run out.

 

- If you are unsure about what you are going to do after graduation, complete the FAFSA. 



Students: You can now purchase your parking decals using the following links to SchoolPay.  Pay for your decal online, wait 48 hours, then bring your application to room 612 to pick up your decal.  Decals are $60.  There is a separate payment for an additional $15 if you want a senior parking spot.

https://www.schoolpay.com/pay/for/Parking-Decal/SdOZROa

https://www.schoolpay.com/pay/for/Parking-Decal--Senior-Spot-2022/SeoRKvi

Yearbooks are now on sale for $75.  The price will increase to $80 second quarter, and $85 for the third and fourth quarters.  You can reserve the $75 price by making a down payment of only $25 on SchoolPay.  If you intend to pay the entire amount up front, you can also order on www.yearbookordercenter.com.  You can also purchase an ad for your Senior (or underclassman) and upload photos of your teenager.